Improving the Health Status of the Population through Prevention and Education

  • Research that adds to regional baseline surveys and to establish a comprehensive understanding of health care knowledge, behaviours, population health status, and health care outcomes as well as perceived needs.
  • Research that defines or predicts the impacts of economic development on social wellness and human health or establishes baseline data in impacted regions.

This priority is identified in the Government of the Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Research Agenda.